New Year House Party

New Year's Eve in Perugia

Join us to enjoy traditional Italian New Year celebrations. Enjoy fantastic firework displays and the cultural and community atmosphere in many Umbrian towns and cities.


Add the home-from home comfort that is La Serena, the excellent food, beautiful accommodation and you have the perfect way to celebrate a special Italian Capodanno.

An example 5-day all-inclusive New Year Celebration *


Arrive at La Serena and enjoy a welcome drink with Steph & Derek. After an introduction to your holiday activities, relax with your fellow guests ready for a 3-course gourmet Italian dinner prepared by Chef Derek.


After enjoying a sumptuous buffet breakfast, we will leave for a trip around Lake Trasimeno stopping off at the local lakeside towns and visiting some of the typical Presepe displays – some life-size, some in miniature and many depicting traditional Umbrian crafts and culture. Dinner at a local restaurant.


After breakfast, we will depart for the beautiful historic town of Orvieto to revel in the Umbria Jazz Winter Festival. We will enjoy the unique seasonal atmosphere whilst listening to Internationally renowned jazz, blues and gospel artists. Dinner at La Serena.


After breakfast, New Year’s Eve will be spent at your leisure. Enjoy a drive to tranquil hill-top towns and villages; a walk in the countryside surrounding La Serena; or simply relax before our visit to Perugia. We will first explore the Etruscan underground city and the wonderful architecture, before tasting a traditional Capodanno dinner and joining the noisy Italian New Year festivities, culminating in a gigantic firework display!


New Year’s Day and after a leisurely breakfast, we will depart for a drive to Assisi (the town of Saint Francis) or return to enjoy more of Umbria Jazz Winter at Orvieto. Dinner at La Serena.


After another sumptuous breakfast, depart for your journey home with batteries recharged and ready to tell your friends all about your great New Year Celebration! 

* This is an example itinerary. Each New Year Celebration is adapted according to the desires of the guests. The all-inclusive price for this 5-day is €525 per person. NB: tickets for any Umbria Jazz concerts will be charged separately.

Prices are based on two people sharing a luxury double or twin-bedded room. For single-occupancy, please add €100.